Posts Tagged ‘shelby’

The Find – Roland’s 1968 Shelby GT500 KR Father’s Day Present

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Roland Ball of Plano, Texas, sure knows how to have a great Father’s Day. It was in June 2002 when he first saw and fell in love with this unique 1968 Shelby GT500 KR. Roland’s good friend, Jeff Goodlove, discovered this exceptional car in a storage garage. Jeff had taken his father out just to look around for some old cars when he happened to find this Raven Black Shelby. Jeff asked the owner of the garage if he could take a peek at what was under the cover. When he saw the Shelby, he immediately thought of his friend Roland who had expressed more than once his love for that year and model of Shelby. (more…)

Ford Fun – DenBeste Collector Cars

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

These original Shelby Mustangs are part of DenBeste’s personal collection. This GT500 features a 427-CID engine and cool 10-spoke wheels, classic Shelby stuff.

Bill DenBeste has spent his life as an avid collector of automobiles. His greatest interest as a car enthusiast has been as a Shelby automobile collector. Like all dedicated automobile collectors and car lovers he has an extensive understanding of the unique qualities that a superior automobile encompasses. Bill’s love of the Shelby automobile design has lead to a lifelong appreciation and commitment to sharing his passion and experiences with others. He founded DenBeste Motorsports, LLC with the intention of enabling others to have the option of owning one of America’s most desirable cars ever constructed. Bill believes in the legacy of the Shelby, and his background owning such a remarkably built car has taken his interest into other areas of the automobile industry. (more…)